Object Title

Cartridge box - .400 in by Kynoch

Cartridge box - .400 in by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.2388

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A box containing 5 cartridges. The cartridge is a rimmed tapered brass case with a large copper primer. The bullet is conical and lead with a hollow point

Dimensions

Dimensions: O/Length:3.58 in, C/Length:2.98 in, B/Diam:0.40 in

Calibre

.400 x 3 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Cart: KYNOCH 400 P The box is red and blue with black print

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.
G.Hoyem, History & Development ofSmall Arms Ammo. Vol .